GREENSBORO, NC - This past Tuesday, the Montreat men's tennis team won 6-3 over NCAA Division III member, Greensboro College.
Starting down 2-0 due to forfeits, the Cavaliers battled to take no.1 (8-4) and no.2 doubles (8-3).
Going into singles tied 2-2, the Cavs quickly went up 3-2 with a win from senior Tanner Wilhoit at no.5 singles. Greensboro then tied it back at 3-3 by winning at no.2 singles. With no.1 singles and no. 3 singles both down a set but leading in the second set, Montreat would keep the fight alive by fighting back and winning no.1 singles 4-6, 7-5, 11-9. With the match at 4-3 overall, Grayson Chumley would win at no.4 singles to give Montreat the five points needed to claim the win. With the match decided, Summerville would add another win (1-6, 7-6 (6), 10-5), helping Montreat win 6-3.
The Cavaliers will host Bluefield College in an AAC match-up on Saturday, April 8th. Match time is scheduled for 2PM.